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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having the shape of a sphere or ball.

Usage examples (32)
  • William Herschel though who first coined the term globular cluster in his catalog of deep sky objects in 1789.
  • For his thesis, Dr. Sandage used this trick to date a so-called globular cluster, known as
  • H1N1 influenza viruses in a portion of HA called the globular head differ by about 20 percent.
  • The disk was known to be surrounded by a dim, sparse halo of old stars and odd little balls of old stars called globular clusters. for more
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